Category Archives: Boxing News

Six Boxing & Two MMA Bouts Set For Fight Club OC Show In One Week

Six Boxing & Two MMA Bouts Set For Fight Club OC Show In One Week 41-5 Michael Farenas knocks down Yuriorkis Gamboa Four solid pro boxing bouts and two very solid pro mixed martial arts bouts are set for next Thursday’s Fight Club OC show in The Hangar at the OC Fair & Event Center. The June 1st show will be highlighted by an eight-round featured bout starring lightweight contender 41-5 Michael Farenas. The Filipino who goes by the nickname “Hammer Fist” has been inactive for the past 16 months but now has moved to Los Angeles with a new trainer and management, and is ready to get back in the lightweight title picture. Farenas will face Mexicali’s tough Oscar Mora in this solid eight round bout. The June 1st Fight Club OC show will also feature the pro boxing debut of Irvine High School...

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ALL FIGHTERS MAKE WEIGHT – SOME TIX LEFT FOR FIGHT CLUB OC

ALL FIGHTERS MAKE WEIGHT – SOME TIX LEFT FOR FIGHT CLUB OC FOR TICKETS TO TONIGHT’S SHOW PLEASE CALL (949) 760-3131 BOUT 7 – MMA JACOB ROSALES 155.5 VS JUSTIN JAYNES 156 3 X 5 ROUNDS BOUT 6 – BOXING SERGIO QUIROZ 122 VS CODY SESSIONS 122.4 4 ROUNDS BOUT 5 – MMA TOMMY AARON 145 VS ALEX ARREDONDO 145.5 3 X 5 ROUNDS BOUT 4 – BOXING GEORGE ACOSTA 135.4 VS GABRIEL SERRANO 136.8 4 ROUNDS BOUT 3 – BOXING RUSLAN MADIYEV 140 VS EVINCII DIXON 143 6 ROUNDS BOUT 2 – MMA MIKE HANSEN 127.8 VS ALBERT TAPIA 127.9 3 X 5 ROUNDS BOUT 1 – BOXING SERHII BOHACHUK 147 VS JONATHAN ACEVES 146.2 4 ROUNDS Roy Englebrecht Promotions, P.O. Box 10205, Newport Beach, CA 92658...

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Coley Defeats Johnson at Battle at the Boat 110

Coley Defeats Johnson at Battle at the Boat 110 All photo credit goes to Gavin powers Photography  Coley Defeats Johnson at Battle at the Boat 110 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: March 18, 2017   TACOMA, Wash. – Middleweight Aaron Coley defeated Dashon Johnson by unanimous decision in the main event of Battle at the Boat 110 at the Emerald Queen Casino in Tacoma, Wash. on Saturday to run his winning streak to five.   Coley (14-1-1, 6 KOs) appeared as the 96-94, 97-93, 97-93 winner on the judge’s scorecards. He has not lost in more than two years with his last and only career defeat coming on March 10, 2015 against Ievgen Khytrov (14-1).   Johnson, who entered the fight with a 7-2 record over his last nine bouts, fell to 22-21-3. His other two setbacks over his last 10 fights have come against rising stars...

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Johnson, Pinell Headline Battle at the Boat 109

Johnson, Pinell Headline Battle at the Boat 109 Johnson, Pinell Headline Battle at the Boat 109 10-round middleweight bout highlights card at Emerald Queen Casino FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Jan. 18, 2017 TACOMA, Wash. – Brian Halquist Productions begins its 2017 combative sports schedule with the 109th edition of the Battle at the Boat boxing series on Friday at the Emerald Queen Casino in Tacoma, Wash. The nation’s longest running tribal casino boxing series, Battle at the Boat kicks off its 20th year with a 10-round middleweight main event between Dashon Johnson and Ricardo Pinell. Tickets are available through the EQC box office and all Ticketmaster Outlets. Preliminary bouts will have a special start time of 8 p.m. Doors open at 7 p.m. Battle at the Boat 109 will feature the all new VIP experience with 3rd Row Seats being discounted to $75 per ticket. All...

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Battle at the Boat Kicks Off 2017 With Special Friday Night Boxing

Battle at the Boat Kicks Off 2017 With Special Friday Night Boxing Battle at the Boat Kicks Off 2017 With Special Friday Night Boxing 10-round Middleweight Bout Headlines Event at Emerald Queen Casino FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Jan. 4, 2017   TACOMA, Wash. – Battle at the Boat is kicking off its 20th year with a special night of boxing on Friday, Jan. 20 at the Emerald Queen Casino in Tacoma, Wash. The nation’s longest-running tribal casino boxing series will hold its 109th event. Topping the card will be a 10-round main event between middleweights Dashon Johnson and Ricardo Pinell. Tickets are available through the EQC box office and all Ticketmaster Outlets. Preliminary bouts will have a special start time of 8 p.m.Doors open at 7 p.m. “It’s hard to imagine we are entering our 20th year of boxing at the Emerald Queen Casino,” promoter Brian...

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HDNET MOVIES PRESENTS A ‘BOXING DAY KNOCKOUT’ FEATURING ‘CINDERELLA MAN’ AND MORE DEC. 31

HDNET MOVIES PRESENTS A ‘BOXING DAY KNOCKOUT’ FEATURING ‘CINDERELLA MAN’ AND MORE DEC. 31 HDNET MOVIES PRESENTS A ‘BOXING DAY KNOCKOUT’ FEATURING ‘CINDERELLA MAN’ AND MORE DEC. 31 Step into the ring with HDNET MOVIES on Monday, December 26, for a hard-hitting Boxing Day Knockout marathon boasting a top-tier fight card featuring Russell Crowe as a Depression Era fighter who becomes a hero for America in Ron Howard’s CINDERELLA MAN, with Renée Zellweger, at 9pE. Next, action icon Jean-Claude Van Damme seeks revenge against the man who paralyzed his brother in KICKBOXER, at 11:30pE. And Nicolas Cage unravels a twisted web of lies and deceit at the Heavyweight Boxing Championship in Brian De Palma’s SNAKE EYES, with Gary Sinise, at 1:15aE....

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Dekada Boxing Returns to Cold Lake Featuring Local Fighters Rob Nicholls, Tim Chemelli and Dan Amyotte

Dekada Boxing Returns to Cold Lake Featuring Local Fighters Rob Nicholls, Tim Chemelli and Dan Amyotte Dekada Boxing Returns to Cold Lake Featuring Local Fighters Rob Nicholls, Tim Chemelli and Dan Amyotte Dekada Premier Fight Night card also features action heroes Brian Samuel and Taylor Bull, plus Cold Lake amateur kickboxers   CALGARY, Alberta October 14, 2016 – Dekada Boxing returns to Cold Lake on Saturday, November 12 with an exciting card that features Canadian Cruiserweight Champion and Fort Kent resident Rob Nicholls taking on Calgary’s Michael “Flash” Walchuk, an all-Cold Lake heavyweight showdown between heavyweights Tim Chemelli versus Dan Amyotte, and the return of Alberta action heroes Brian Samuel and Taylor Bull. “The July Dekada Fight Night card in Cold Lake was a great event. We had a series of great fights, an enthusiastic audience of fight fans, and fantastic support from CFB Cold Lake,...

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Brian Halquist Productions Announces 2017 Dates

Brian Halquist Productions Announces 2017 Dates Brian Halquist Productions Announces 2017 Dates FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Sept. 19, 2016 TACOMA, Wash. – TACOMA, Wash. – Brian Halquist Productions and the Puyallup Tribe of Indians announced 10 dates for 2017 – beginning on Jan. 20 with the 108th installment of the Battle at the Boat professional boxing series. The 10 dates feature five boxing and five mixed martial arts events with CageSport MMA kicking off its 2017 season with CageSport 44 on Feb. 25, 2017. Battle at the Boat, the nation’s longest-running tribal casino professional boxing series, will celebrate its 20th anniversary in July. The inaugural installment of the event took place on July 9, 1997 when Emmett Linton fought Jose Flores for the International Boxing Association super welterweight championship. “It really is remarkable how much staying power the Battle at the Boat boxing series has had. We’ve...

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Fight Network Presents Live UFC Fight Night: Poirier vs. Johnson Prelims, Legacy FC 59 & Canelo vs. Smith Coverage

Fight Network Presents Live UFC Fight Night: Poirier vs. Johnson Prelims, Legacy FC 59 & Canelo vs. Smith Coverage For Immediate Release – September 15, 2016 Fight Network Presents Live UFC Fight Night: Poirier vs. Johnson Prelims, Legacy FC 59 & Canelo vs. Smith Coverage Toronto – Fight Network, the world’s premier 24/7 multi-platform channel dedicated to complete coverage of combat sports, presents an action-packed weekend of live combat sports action, including the live prelims for UFC FIGHT NIGHT®: POIRIER vs. JOHNSON on Saturday, Sept. 17 at 8 p.m. ET, a live broadcast of LEGACY FIGHTING CHAMPIONSHIP 59 on Friday, Sept. 16 at 10 p.m. ET, plus live coverage ahead of Saturday’s showdown between Canelo Alvarez and Liam Smith. Fight Network will air the live UFC FIGHT NIGHT®: POIRIER vs. JOHNSON prelims across Canada. In featured bouts from Hidalgo, Texas, Mexico’s Gabriel Benitez (18-6) battles...

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Del Valle thriving in camp; ready to Defeat De La Hoya

Del Valle thriving in camp; ready to Defeat De La Hoya Del Valle thriving in camp; ready to Defeat De La Hoya For Immediate Release Bayamon, Puerto Rico (September 6, 2016) – In less than two weeks, IBF #8 ranked super bantamweight Luis “Orlandito” Del Valle enters the ring against unbeaten and highly regarded Diego De La Hoya. The bout opens the Saul “Canelo” Alvarez –Liam Smith HBO pay-per-view telecast Saturday, September 17 from AT&T Stadium in Arlington, TX and is scheduled for ten rounds. Del Valle, who fought on HBO and Showtime on multiple occasions, considers this bout the most important of his career as he’s facing a foe that is in a position he himself was once in. “Going into my fight with Vic Darchinyan, I was unbeaten and there was a lot of hype behind me,” said Del Valle, who is 22-2...

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